• Canada plunges TPP talks into chaos

    Canada plunges TPP talks into chaos

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    In reaching the broad agreement at a ministerial meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam, on Wednesday, the 11 countries scrapped the GDP criteria and introduced instead a requirement for the new TPP's effectuation that a majority of signatories complete procedures to secure parliamentary authorization.
  • NZ PM Criticises Australia Over Manus Crisis As Situation Escalates

    NZ PM Criticises Australia Over Manus Crisis As Situation Escalates

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    Ms Ardern said the unfolding standoff on Manus Island between refugees and Papua New Guinea's immigration officials was not acceptable. Ardern again reiterated New Zealand's desire to resettle 150 of the men now held in Australia's offshore detention centres despite Malcolm Turnbull turning down her offer a week prior.
  • British govt accused of hurting case of woman jailed in Iran

    British govt accused of hurting case of woman jailed in Iran

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    Mr Khan, who succeeded Mr Johnson as London mayor, told the Andrew Marr Show: "I think it's important that Boris Johnson clarifies the huge error he made because he's been prayed in aid by Iranian state TV and others to say because of what he said it's an admission on the part of the British Government as to what Nazanin's alleged to have done".
  • 7.2 natural disaster hits Iraq

    7.2 natural disaster hits Iraq

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    Both cities are hundreds of miles away. It initially said the quake was of a magnitude 7.2, before revising it to 7.3. Update: According to The Independent , an official from the Iraqi Meteorology department added that the earthquakes could even be felt across large parts of the country.
  • Father of Anita Board thanks people after crash at Perth Motorplex

    Father of Anita Board thanks people after crash at Perth Motorplex

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    Picture supplied by family. It is believed the youngster was taking her junior dragster for a "test run" before she lost control and hit a cement barrier at the end of the track. According to the Australian National Drag Racing Association rule book, the minimum age to race is eight, which Anita turned on Thursday. She had her own purple dragster, with the words "Pony Power" on the sides and a picture of the Rainbow Dash character from My Little Pony.
  • Pa. Christmas tree headed to New York City

    Pa. Christmas tree headed to New York City

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    This year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree made its way to New York City on Saturday. The 12.5-ton tree, which grew 10 feet since Pauze first saw it, is almost 50 feet wide. On a special pedestal, the tree is hoisted with the help of a construction crane. It will then be turned into lumber that will be used to build homes.
  • At least 16 dead as boat capsizes in India

    At least 16 dead as boat capsizes in India

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    So far, 15 people have been rescued. "It capsized near a curve as it approached the Pavitra Sangamam point and most of the people were trapped underneath and were killed", an Assistant Commissioner of Police said. Overload is believed to be the cause of the accident, he said, adding that the private company also did not have permission to operate the boat. Read Also: Karnataka: Seven held for trying to sacrifice boy Locals have alleged that numerous boats do not have sufficient number of ...
  • Supreme Court dismisses PIL against sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati

    Supreme Court dismisses PIL against sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati

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    Various groups, a lot of them from the Rajput community, have accused Bhansali of "distorting" historical facts in the film. We condemn such a heinous portrayal our queen. Another meeting was to discuss the Supreme Court order that refused to impose any restrictions on the release of the movie, stating that it was yet to be reviewed by the censor board of film certification.
  • Marc Marquez seals fourth MotoGP title

    Marc Marquez seals fourth MotoGP title

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    Starting from pole, the Spaniard steered his Honda to a third-place finish behind race victor Dani Pedrosa . The 24-year-old, who started on pole position with a 21-point lead and also nearly fell, finished third and safe in the knowledge that he was the sport's youngest four times champion in the top category.
  • Xi calls on Seoul to resume North Korea talks

    Xi calls on Seoul to resume North Korea talks

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    President Moon attends a meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council at the Furama Resort Hotel in Da Nang, Vietnam on November 10. Meanwhile, North Korea's main state newspaper, Rodon Sinmun, went into attacks mode with a commentary that "Trump has flown to South Korea as he seeks to strengthen military threats against us and has an intention to light the fuse for a nuclear war".
  • Republicans Thinking About Delaying Alabama Special Election

    Republicans Thinking About Delaying Alabama Special Election

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    Advertisers began fleeing from Fox News' "Hannity" following the conservative host's much-criticized coverage of Alabama GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore's sexual misconduct allegations . Gibson has also shared information on facebook promoting Democrat Doug Jones' candidacy for US Senate. Moore has vehemently denied the allegations made in a Washington Post report Thursday by four women, including the one who accused Moore of initiating a sexual encounter with her when she was 14 in the ...
  • San Diego Stairwell Collapse Injures 21 Children In Barrio Logan Gym

    San Diego Stairwell Collapse Injures 21 Children In Barrio Logan Gym

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    Smith said the collapsed caused chaos inside the facility, where more than 100 children had gathered Saturday evening. It was a nightmare situation as parents rushed to find their kids. The couple were heading back home to Chula Vista when one of their children called and said there had been an accident. Vault PK specializes in parkour, a sport that requires athletes to complete obstacle courses often by launching themselves from structure to structure.
  • Volunteer firefighter struck and killed by another volunteer firefighter

    Volunteer firefighter struck and killed by another volunteer firefighter

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    Each had arrived in their personal vehicles. A fourth firefighter, Colby Blake, 26, also arrived, striking a parked truck, which hit another auto and Kendall Murphy, who was standing by the vehicle. Hensley says Blake was arrested with a blood-alcohol level of 0.21 percent - more than double the state's legal limit. Blake is being held at the Daviess County Security Center and officials say formal charges will be filed by the Daviess County Prosecutor's Office.
  • MP bypoll: Congress retains Chitrakoot seat flooring BJP by over 14000 votes

    MP bypoll: Congress retains Chitrakoot seat flooring BJP by over 14000 votes

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    Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi won over BJP's Shankar Dayal Tripathi in Chitrakoot Assembly by-election in Madhya Pradesh . "The BJP tried its best to win the by-polls but Congress registered its victory". "The BJP candidate has been defeated from his own village as well as the village of his in-laws". The BJP's defeat in Chitrakoot shows there is distrust and anger among the people.